Community Events & Announcements

Featured Community Event

The Body-Mind Centering® Association is hosting its 35th annual conference June 23-28, 2020 at Hobart and William Smith Colleges in Geneva, NY. The conference, on the theme of Resonance, Repatterning, and Revolution, will host over 200 somatic practitioners, movement researchers, and creative activists coming together for over 60 somatic workshops, panels, and performances from a variety of modalities. Pre- and post-workshops with Bebe Miller and other internationally recognized dance faculty, plenary session with Christal Brown, and BMC masterclass with RoseAnn Spradlin. Many work-study positions are availble to assist with financial access. Earlybird registration discounts through March 15th.  Find more info on the program, registration, and work-study opportunities on our website at

Local Dance, Somatic & Movement Education Events
ABCD Jam in Montague/Greenfield, MA-Tuesdays 8–10:30pm
Axis Syllabus with Daniel Bear Davis in Northampton 3–5pm
Dance Spirit in Florence, MA-Sundays 10am–12pm
Dance Spree in Greenfield-Saturdays 7:30–10pm
Mandala Dance in Shutesbury, MA-Fridays once a month 7:15–10:30pm
Moving in Grace across the Northeast—ad hoc schedule

Regional Somatic & Movement Education Centers
School for Contemporary Dance & Thought (SCDT) in Northampton, MA
Original Body Wisdom in Hadley, MA
Yoga Center in Amherst, MA

Space Availability & Studio Rentals
Blue Guitar Dance Studio for Lease Starting August 1: a beautiful studio in Easthampton, MA with sprung maple floor, high-visibilty location, dressing room, 2 bathrooms, lots of light for $1200/mo (no deposit needed - includes: garbage, water/sewer, snow plow/mowing, exterior lighting). Nextdoor unit also available, configured in 3 work spaces: large, medium, small (price reduction for taking them together). Contact Christie Svane at or (413) 341-3338.

Boston Treatment/Consultation Room for Sublet: a beautiful treatment room in a Milton-Dorchester, MA space (with off-street parking) for $650/month for any modality practitioner/healer committed to building a practice in Lower Mills. On the Red Line trolley extension. Green, peaceful, middle class, racially diverse neighborhood; a unique place. Contact Daria Casinelli at or (916) 312-7650.

Studio rEvolution Space for Rent: a beautiful oasis on the top floor of the Arts and Industry building in Florence, MA with a birch floor, tall ceilings, amazing light, and good energy. Contact Lani Nahele at or (413) 212-0521.

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